New nvidia drivers available

Joel Dahl joel at
Sat Aug 14 13:03:50 PDT 2004

Lör 2004-08-14 klockan 20.34 skrev Doug Rabson:
> The latest 6113 build of the nvidia graphics drivers has just appeared 
> on nvidia's web site. Check out 
> if you are currently 
> using the nvidia proprietary drivers. This driver works nicely on 
> FreeBSD-current and while this version is not thread-safe, it does not 
> conflict with libpthread or libthr's use of %gs so you don't have to 
> map everything down to libc_r any more :-).
> There will be a thread-safe driver available for FreeBSD-current 
> sometime after I commit the pthread parts of the TLS support code.

This is very good news! :-)

Thanks for all your work with TLS Doug, and thanks Nvidia! I'm very much
looking forward to test these drivers with some of my new Nvidia cards.

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